Installing Owncloud on Ubuntu Server

Installing Owncloud 9 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS


Owncloud is replacement for Dropbox and Google Drive like Cloud services. This is a program which will run on server and provide cloud experience to users. You can install it on your home server or cheap cloud servers from DigitalOcean. You can find more information about it here.

  • Install apache and mysql packagges.
  • Add Owncloud Repositories
  • Install Owncloud packages
  • Configure MySQL Database
  • Setup Owncloud
    • Open browser
    • Go to localhost/owncloud
    • Create admin accound
    • Scroll down and choose MySQL database
    • Enter Database information
    • Click Finish